Europe’s biggest LBO facility for JSG closes oversubscribed

  • 01 Nov 2002
Syndication of the Eu2.525bn of senior debt facilities backing the Madison Dearborn Partners-led leveraged buy-out of Jefferson Smurfit Group (JSG) has been closed oversubscribed by joint mandated lead arrangers Deutsche Bank and Merrill Lynch.

The deal comprises the largest amount of senior debt syndicated for a European LBO.

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